729 Bear Wallow Road, Little Switzerland, NC
$ 1,750,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#4067981
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyMCDOWELL
  • CityLittle Switzerland
  • AreaMcDowell County
  • Zip28749
  • StyleCottage
  • Price$ 1,750,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage4524
  • Lot Size4.1 Acres
Data Source:
Canopy MLS
Property Description

A price adjustment on this family compound, Bear Wallow, located in Little Switzerland, with beautiful sunrises and breathtaking sunsets over the Blue Ridge Mountains. Nestled in the contoured hill is the main house with walls of windows capturing the long range views all year. The guest cottage adds 1772 square ft. with a total of 4524 square ft of living space. The present owners have lovingly updated the main house and guest house.The guest house has a full kitchen, bedroom and bath, an office and art studio. There is space for an additional bedroom and bath on the main level of the guest house for your family or short term rental. This property includes two parcels. You can hike to waterfalls, bike on the Blue Ridge Parkway or have lunch in Little Switzerland. Asheville and Boone/Blowing Rock are within an hours drive. Be inspired to live your dreams while gazing at one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world. No drive-by's please. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Unspecified Elementary School Unspecified Middle School Unspecified High School
Price History
9/14/2023 Listed $1,925,000
3/15/2024 10% - $1,750,000

General Features

Interior Features Entrance Foyer,Kitchen Island,Split Bedroom,Vaulted Ceiling(s)
Sewer Septic Installed
Heating Central,Ductless,Propane
Cooling Central Air,Ductless
Utilities Electricity Connected,Propane,Other - See Remarks
Roof Shingle
Appliances Dishwasher,Disposal,Dryer,Gas Cooktop,Wall Oven,Washer/Dryer
Zoning None
Architectural Style Cottage
Construction Materials Fiber Cement,Hardboard Siding
Year Built 1946
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Elevation 3000
Additional Parcels Description 0787-00-15-8505
County McDowell
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Subdivision Name none
Directions Little Switzerland is located off the Blue Ridge Parkway. The GPS shows 729 Bear Wallow is in Marion,NC. However,It is less than one mile from the Little Switzerland Post Office. Bear Wallow Road tur
High School Unspecified
City Little Switzerland
Street Name Bear Wallow
Elementary School Unspecified
Middle/Junior High School Unspecified
Virtual Tour
Standard Status Active
CAR_HOASubjectTo None
Construction Type Site Built
Tax Assessed Value 432210
Complex Name none

Interior Features

Flooring Slate,Tile,Wood
Fireplace Features Family Room
Above Grade Finished Area 2752
Full Baths 4
Street Suffix Road
Laundry Features Utility Room
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Baths 4
SqFt Main 971
SqFt Lower 1781
Bedroom 2

Exterior Features

Parking Features Driveway,Parking Space(s)
Water Source Community Well,Well
Lot Size Area 4.1
Foundation Details Stone
Road Surface Type Concrete,Gravel,Paved
Other Parking 4+ car spaces in main drive and 2+off road graveled parking
Lot Size Units Acres
Road Responsibility Publicly Maintained Road
Main Level Garage YN No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 28749

AVG $760K
AVG 503
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1966

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